Clubs and Schools news

Scottish Rugby today launched the BT Premiership and women's BT Premier League for the 2017/18 season.
Fixtures for the second round of matches of the 2017/2018 BT National League Cup have been announced following the draw today at the BT offices in Glasgow.
Scotland’s professional players have been drafted to clubs in the BT Premiership ahead of the new season which kicks-off this weekend (Saturday 2 September). 
Melrose opened the 2017/18 season with an impressive and entertaining win over BT Premiership rivals Ayr to lift the BT Charity Shield at Millbrae.
The new signings set to run out for 2016/17 BT Premiership champions Ayr and Cup holders Melrose have been handed the ideal chance to showcase their talents
Scottish Rugby's leading Schools & Youth development programme, the Mitsubishi Motors Schools & Youth Conferences, kick off for a new season on Saturday
Scottish Rugby is saddened to learn of the death last night of Arthur Ross, one of the pioneering and longest-serving figures in the development of rugby coaching in Scotland.  He was 92.
The draw for the first round of the Sarah Beaney Cup has been made to determine who will meet on Sunday 1 October and go head-to-head in the initial stages of the competition. 
Scottish Rugby elite referees, Hollie Davidson and Sam Grove-White, have been selected to officiate at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games as well as the men’s and women’s HSBC World Rugby Seven